American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene ACGH Award Recipient from KRIBS

  American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene ACGH Award for Research Support  The ASTMH Committee on Global Health aims to address health issues that unfavorably affect underserved and under-resourced populations, including and in addition to ASTMH’s traditional purview of tropical medicine and hygiene. Global health topic areas focus on globalization’s impact on health, health Read more about American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene ACGH Award Recipient from KRIBS[…]

KRIBS Co-Organized Its first conference-ICBB 2022

The International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology (ICBB) has been organized in different cities of Nepal since 2016 and has grown to be an event of international resonance. TWAS supported our first edition which was held in Kathmandu from February 5 – 6, 2016. From March 3-6, 2022, KRIBS co-organized the fourth edition of ICBB Read more about KRIBS Co-Organized Its first conference-ICBB 2022[…]

ECCMID Outreach Grant Awarded to 2 KRIBS scientists

We are pleased to announce that the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Disease (ESCMID) has awarded 2 ECCMID outreach grants to support participants from KRIBS to attend ECCMID 2022! These grantees will be participating onsite in Lisbon, Portugal. We are excited to present our scientific work at ECCMID and are happy to assist Read more about ECCMID Outreach Grant Awarded to 2 KRIBS scientists[…]

Phylogenomic study of tick-borne bacteria in Nepal

A recent study at KRIBS has identified different genotypes of tick-borne bacteria among febrile patients. Result summary (Unpublished paper, under preparation) Phylogenetic analysis of the partial genome of Orientia tsutsugamushi 47kDa gene (GenBank accession: OL770337-OL770352) showed a close genetic relation with Karp-UK strain (among the 87.5% of the patients), as well with CRF93-Thailand strain (6.25% Read more about Phylogenomic study of tick-borne bacteria in Nepal[…]

Invited KRIBS Faculty- At ICBB2022

Introducing our Invited Speaker (Biomedicine & Translational Research Session) for #ICBB2022, Sauraha, Chitwan, Nepal. Yogesh Dhungana, Department of Computational and Systems Biology, Kathmandu Research Institute for Biological Sciences, Nepal Biography: https://icbb.com.np/icbb2022/speakers2022/yogesh-dhungana/ AND Anurag Adhikari, Department of Infection and Immunology,  Kathmandu Research Institute for Biological Sciences, Nepal Biography: https://icbb.com.np/icbb2022/speakers2022/anurag-adhikari/

Kribs Seminar Series (Episode 7)

RECORDING NOT AVAILABLE-UNPUBLISHED DATA IN PRESENTATION Seminar title: E2-specific Memory B cells reveals clonal and transcriptomics signatures associated with the reinfection outcome in Hepatitis C. Date and Time: 30 September, 2021 10am (time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal) Presenter: Money Gupta PhD Scholar Viral Immunology Systems Program University of New South Wales Australia

KRIBS Seminar Series (Episode 2)

RECORDING NOT AVAILABLE-UNPUBLISHED DATA IN PRESENTATION   Seminar title: Identifying immune therapeutic targets of cancer Date and Time: 29th April, 2021 10-11am (time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal) Presenter: Yogesh Dhungana Scientist Department of Computational and Systems Biology Kathmandu Research Institute for Biological Sciences Balkumari, Lalitpur

KRIBS Seminar Series (Episode 1)

RECORDING NOT AVAILABLE-UNPUBLISHED DATA IN PRESENTATION     Seminar title: Antibody dependent SARS-CoV-2 neutralization and antibody dependent phagocytosis function among COVID-19 patients Date and Time: 1st April, 2021 10-11am (time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal) Presenter: Anurag Adhikari Scientist Department of Infection and Immunology Kathmandu Research Institute for Biological Sciences Balkumari, Lalitpur

3 day PBMC isolation workshop

20-22 December, 2019 In December 2019, a 3-day peripheral mononuclear cell isolation and characterizing workshop were jointly organized by RIBB and KRIBS. The workshop aimed to train young researchers on techniques for PBMC isolation and characterization. Upon the completion of the workshop, the research staffs and students were able to create a standard operating protocol Read more about 3 day PBMC isolation workshop[…]

Scientific Writing and Proposal Development workshop

7th April, 2018 American Society for Microbiology – Nepal (ASM Nepal) will be hosting a ‘Scientific Writing and Proposal Development’ workshop on various cities (Dharan, Chitwan, Pokhara, and Kathmandu) of Nepal. The series of the workshop is supported by ‘Young Ambassador Project Fund’ from ASM. Please mark your interest and help us manage the program Read more about Scientific Writing and Proposal Development workshop[…]

A one-day workshop on scientific proposal writing and poster preparation

4th March 2018 A one day workshop on ‘scientific proposal writing and poster preparation’ was organized at Amrit Science Campus on Saturday. The workshop was organized with an aim to to encourage the students of science and technology field to conduct research activities with valid procedures. The workshop was initiated by a group of bachelor Read more about A one-day workshop on scientific proposal writing and poster preparation[…]